US cities may have to be bulldozed in order to survive - Telegraph: "The government looking at expanding a pioneering scheme in Flint, one of the poorest US cities, which involves razing entire districts and returning the land to nature."
"Most are former industrial cities in the 'rust belt' of America s Mid-West and North East. They include Detroit Philadelphia Pittsburgh Baltimore and Memphis."
"Much of the land will be given back to nature. People will enjoy living near a forest or meadow," he said."
That's the spirit! Certainly makes sense to prune services like water, sewage, and trash from areas ...
Also, Life After People on History.Com is really pretty.